On WestSouthwest, two candidates seeking office in the state Legislature.
Republican State Representative Margaret O'Brien of Portage is seeking the state Seat that includes Kalamazoo County. That is an open seat thanks to new district boundaries.
Democrat Jon Hoadley is running for state House in the district that includes the city of Kalamazoo. That seat is currently held by Democrat Sean McCann. He is running for state Senate, making that an open state House seat.